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    Imperial Hotel

    76 South Mall, Cork, Ireland
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    Overview
    • Excellent49%
    • Very good30%
    • Average12%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “escape spa” (49 reviews)
    “south mall” (39 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

    I am a little surprised that this hotel is classified as 4 star. Our room did not have a safe or air conditioning (the room was very warm and as a result we did not sleep very well). The extractor fan in the bathroom did...More

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    Response from Frits P, General Manager at Imperial HotelResponded 18 July 2016

    Dear Guest I am so very sorry that you were disappointed with your stay and simply have to start by apologising unreservedly. We want to pride ourselves on the service we deliver to our guests and we clearly got it wrong here. Whilst I know...More

    Reviewed 16 July 2016

    Stayed here a few days on recent trip to Ireland. Hotel rigt in center city near alot of pubs and shopping. The hotel bar and estaraunt really nice and food very good. Staff very freidnly and roms were very nice. No parking but you park...More

    Thank Deb M
    Response from Frits P, General Manager at Imperial HotelResponded 18 July 2016

    Dear Guest I am delighted you chose us for your trip to Ireland, thank you for taking the time to write about your experience at the Imperial. It was a pleasure to read that you enjoyed our location right in the centre of our City,...More

    Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

    We booked the Imperial Hotel in cork some 6 weeks before our stay and confirmed the reservation with a credit card. So imagine our surprise with only two working days to checking in the hotel rang us to move us to another hotel on the...More

    Thank russellrowantree
    Response from Frits P, General Manager at Imperial HotelResponded 15 July 2016

    Dear Guest I very much appreciate your feedback and would like to start by saying that we are incredibly sorry, no excuses…. Unfortunately, we made a mistake on one day and through human error failed to manage our inventory as well as we should have,...More

    Reviewed 14 July 2016

    This is our second time in Ireland in last 2 years. Wouldn't stay anywhere else. Location, history, beauty, service - it's all here...Don't forget to order high tea. Incredible. I need to mention a specific person - Anastasia- she made our stay special in the...More

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    Response from Frits P, General Manager at Imperial HotelResponded 14 July 2016

    Dear Guest Wow, thank you for your very kind words and taking the time to write such a brilliant review of your stay with us. To know that you would not stay anywhere else but with us in Cork is incredibly motivating for us all...More

    Reviewed 13 July 2016

    Stayed at the Imperial Hotel in Cork for five nights, where my daughter held her wedding reception. Our stay could not be faulted from the, extremely comfortable bed, spotless room, the excellent breakfast, reasonably priced, pleasant bar, lovely cakes and light meals in the cafe,...More

    Thank suemullins
    Response from Frits P, General Manager at Imperial HotelResponded 14 July 2016

    Dear Guest I am delighted that you trusted us with such a special celebration, thank you for choosing the Imperial for your daughter’s wedding reception. It was a real pleasure to have you with us and I am so pleased that every aspect of the...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$143 - US$235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #6 Spa Hotel in Cork
    • #7 Family Hotel in Cork
    • #9 Romantic Hotel in Cork
    • #10 Luxury Hotel in Cork
    • #13 Business Hotel in Cork
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 125
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    • Location
    • Ireland >
    • Province of Munster >
    • County Cork >
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    • Centre
    • Also Known As
    • Imperial Hotel With Escape Salon ,
    • Imperial Hotel Cork
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    Traveller (352)
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    JamieTCDubai
    28 August 2017|
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    Response from Helen R | Reviewed this property |
    You need to go online to the hotel site.
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    Summ12
    28 July 2017|
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    Response from lizlowry2017 | Reviewed this property |
    You pay at reception for the car parking and are given a map to the car park. It is very simple to reach and about 3 minutes drive away. Tons of spaces but a hassle to get back to the hotel when leaving by car because of the... More
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    28 July 2017|
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    Response from Helen R | Reviewed this property |
    Car park is off site but close by,they will give you a map at reception. I think you pay at reception.
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